Subscribe: RTÉ Sport - Racing News
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade A rated
Language: English
betfair chase  broken leg  chase  cheltenham  cup  gold cup  john  leg  punchestown  ruby walsh  ruby  sizing john  sizing  walsh 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: RTÉ Sport - Racing News

RTÉ Sport racing

Latest Irish and international news supplied by

Copyright: Copyright © RTÉ

Michael Owen finishes second on racing debut

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 14:48:59 +0000

Former footballer Michael Owen was not ruling out taking to the saddle again after enjoying one of the biggest thrills of his life when finishing second on his race-riding debut at Ascot.

O'Brien and O'Leary no issue declaring wind operations

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 16:52:27 +0000

Two of the most influential figures in Irish racing have expressed no reservations regarding a Turf Club proposal to introduce mandatory declarations of operations to improve the flow of oxygen to a horse's lungs.

Talking Sport: Twitter's troll problem rears ugly head

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 16:51:58 +0000

It was another dispiriting week on the social media platform, which Mikey Stafford believes may soon be ruined by hate.

Outlander to take on Bristol De Mai in Betfair Chase

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 10:53:35 +0000

In Sizing John's absence, Irish hopes rest with Gordon Elliott's Outlander in Saturday's Betfair Chase at Haydock.

Ground conditions rule Sizing John out of Betfair Chase

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 07:03:07 +0000

Sizing John will not run in the Betfair Chase at Haydock on Saturday due to the heavy ground, trainer Jessica Harrington has announced.

Sizing John perked up by Katy Perry and Ed Sheeran

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:51:14 +0000

The power of music has long been coveted by the sporting world as a means of inspiration and motivation and  now it appears to be helping Cheltenham Gold Cup hero Sizing John.

Triumph hero Defi Du Seuil set for Ascot start

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 07:11:02 +0000

Defi Du Seuil is set to make his seasonal reappearance in the Coral Hurdle at Ascot on Saturday.

Ruby Walsh confident of making Cheltenham

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:26:55 +0000

Ruby Walsh is optimistic he will be fit to ride at the Cheltenham Festival in March despite breaking a leg last weekend.

Death Duty 'in great form' and on course for Fairyhouse

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:12:26 +0000

Gordon Elliott could not be happier with Death Duty ahead of the exciting novice chaser's next assignment at Fairyhouse.

Faugheen impresses in Punchestown comeback

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 16:50:40 +0000

Faugheen made an impressive winning return to action in the Unibet Morgiana Hurdle at Punchestown.

Fox Norton reels in Special Tiara at Cheltenham

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 16:51:26 +0000

Fox Norton repeated last year's success in the Shloer Chase with an authoritative display in the Grade Two heat at Cheltenham.

Ruby Walsh does not require surgery on broken leg

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 11:50:19 +0000

Ruby Walsh remains in hospital but does not require surgery on a broken leg he sustained from a fall at Punchestown on Saturday.

Walsh suffers suspected broken leg at Punchestown

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 16:57:54 +0000

Ruby Walsh was taken to hospital with a suspected broken leg following a fall from Let's Dance at Punchestown.

Splash Of Ginge surprise in BetVictor Gold Cup

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 15:03:34 +0000

Splash Of Ginge was a 25-1 winner of the BetVictor Gold Cup at Cheltenham for Nigel Twiston-Davies.

Finian's Oscar stays unbeaten after emotional victory

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 20:17:49 +0000

Finian's Oscar continued to live up to his high expectations after making it two from two over fences with a poignant success in the Steel Plate And Sections Novices' Chase at Cheltenham.

Aidan O'Brien's Idaho arrives for Japan Cup

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:28:51 +0000

Japan Cup hopeful Idaho enjoyed some light exercise on Friday after arriving in the country ahead of his big-race date.

Tizzard to saddle Potts' horses at Cheltenham

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:27:02 +0000

Colin Tizzard has received permission from the family of Alan Potts to run the late owner's horses at Cheltenham's three-day fixture.

Altior ruled out of Tingle Creek by Henderson

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 20:38:48 +0000

Altior will miss the Tingle Creek Chase at Sandown next month due to "a wind problem", trainer Nicky Henderson said in a statement to bookmakers Unibet.

Enable crowned Horse of the Year

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:36:00 +0000

Enable has been named Cartier Horse of the Year at the Cartier Racing Awards ceremony at the Dorchester Hotel in London.

McDonogh to go freelance as Oxx decides not to retain

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:21:52 +0000

Declan McDonogh will go freelance in 2018 after John Oxx decided not to retain a jockey next year.